Author Archives: Jamillah Boyd

Why Marketers Need More Branding Because of RankBrain

ShareWhat is RankBrain? Courtesy of Searchengineland.com “RankBrain is Google’s name for a machine-learning artificial intelligence system that’s used to help process its search results, as was reported by Bloomberg and also confirmed to us by Google.” Click here to learn … Continue reading

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Enterprise Holdings Inc. Attends STLCyberCon 2015

ShareJR Maxfield, PHR Lead Talent Acquisition Specialist Information Technology @EHcareersIT     Friday November 20th, UMSL hosted its first annual cyber security conference, STLCyberCon 2015. STLCyberCon was created to bring students, teachers, practitioners and researchers together to share ideas and … Continue reading

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Women’s Hackathon – A Great Success!

Share JR Maxfield, PHR Lead Talent Acquisition Specialist Information Technology @EHcareersIT   This past Saturday, Enterprise Holdings’ IT Department participated in and sponsored a Women’s Hackathon at the University of Missouri St. Louis (UMSL). The event was the second annual … Continue reading

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ISCC 2015

ShareThe Information Systems Career Conference on April 23rd was a SUCCESS! 100+ students and 12 companies participated in the job fair. Also, there were four great panel discussions on cybersecurity, business intelligence, cloud computing and mobile applications, as well as … Continue reading

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Speed Networking Blitz’s through UMSL

ShareThe UMSL Marketing Club recently hosted their fall ‘Speed Networking’ event, at the JC Penney Center last Thursday, December 4th. Similar to speed dating, students rotate down isles of tables every three minutes only talking to recruiters from top local … Continue reading

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Why Are There Fewer Publicly-traded Companies Today?

Share   Charles E. Hoffman Dean, UMSL Business   With a small increase this year, the number of companies publicly traded on U.S. stock exchanges increased to over 5,000.  But this total is down from over 8,000 before the dot-com bubble burst, … Continue reading

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Conquering Fear of Failure: How I Arrived in Marketing

ShareEveryone makes mistakes.  Small mistakes— forgetting the grocery list; expensive mistakes— getting a speeding ticket; embarrassing mistakes— sending a text meant for a significant other to your mom.  And sometimes we make mistakes of epic proportions— life-altering decisions or choices … Continue reading

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How-To: Build Credibility through Social Media…For Your Personal Brand

ShareWhat is credibility? Credibility is the quality of being believed or accepted as true, real, or honest (Merriam-Webster, 2014). Credibility is an important element to your personal brand because without credibility, people will not trust or believe in you. Social … Continue reading

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The importance of internships for undergraduate students

Share Peggy Gilbertson Internship Coordinator UMSL |Business   Very few undergraduate students have jobs lined up while they are students unless they know they will work for a family business.  This is what makes getting involved in as many internships … Continue reading

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Bremen – Summer 2014

Share   Richard A Navarro Assistant Teaching Professor of Information Systems   Bremen Germany may be best known to some of us as the Brothers Grimm fairytale home of a Donkey, a dog, a cat and a rooster … the … Continue reading

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